Rudman Winchell Achieves Multiple High Rankings From Chambers USA in Nationwide Excellence Report

By Rudman Winchell Attorney

Rudman Winchell, Counselors at Law in Bangor, Maine is proud to announce that the firm and several of the firm’s attorneys have received high rankings from Chambers and Partners, a worldwide legal rankings firm. David C. King, Frank T. McGuire, William H. Hanson and Curtis E. Kimball are all recognized as “Notable Practitioners” by Chambers for excellence in their respective practice areas.

Chambers and Partners assigns the rankings on a state by state basis, based on extensive research of all firms and attorneys in Maine. This research includes in-depth interviews with peers, colleagues and clients.

As a firm, Rudman Winchell achieved prestigious recognition in the following practice areas:

  • Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions including Bankruptcy

Chambers notes that Rudman Winchell is recognized “for abilities in bankruptcy and commercial loans. Further strength in a variety of areas including joint ventures, franchising agreements and corporate restructuring to maximize taxation efficiency.” Client reviewers call the attorneys “A solid and capable practice group.” 

  • Labor and Employment including Employee Benefits & Compensation and Immigration.

Chambers USA says that Rudman Winchell possesses “Significant strength in litigation with experience representing employers in a variety of disputes, including discrimination claims and wage and hour matters. Rudman Winchell offers ability in OSHA compliance and has a notable labor practice with experience of collective bargaining arbitrations.”

Chambers USA elaborates by stating that “Frank McGuire is recognized for his strength in a range of employment matters including employee investigations, whistle-blower claims and wage and hour disputes.”

  • Litigation including General Commercial, Medical Malpractice and Insurance and Plaintiff.

Chambers says Rudman Winchell is known for aBroad litigation practice with notable strength in IP disputes including the defense of patent infringement claims. Experienced in arbitration proceedings before regulatory bodies and significant ability in insurance defense. “

Chambers recognizesDavid King and says he “offers strength in civil litigation matters acting on behalf of defendants in malpractice and personal injury claims. He is recognized for his ability in alternative dispute resolution proceedings and is held in high regard by his peers.”

Real Estate including Timberland/Conservation.


Rudman Winchell’s “Broad practice with a particular strength in timberland transactions and active in the representation of financial institutions on commercial mortgage matters. Offers additional competence in title insurance matters and real estate redevelopment including subdivisions.”

Chambers USA notes “The “smart and seasoned” William Hanson maintains a cross-border timberland practice that has strength in asset acquisition matters and commercial leasing negotiations.”  One peer reviewer says: “I have the highest respect for him. He is a very careful and detail-oriented lawyer with a strong grounding in title matters for large land holdings.”


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With more than 30 attorneys located in Bangor, Rudman Winchell provides comprehensive counsel to the people, businesses and communities of Maine.


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